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Seeker of knowledge : the man who deciphered Egyptian hieroglyphs

Author: James Rumford
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the French scholar whose decipherment of the Egyptian hieroglyphic language made the study of ancient Egypt possible.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jean-François Champollion; Jean-François Champollion; Jean-François Champollion
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Rumford
ISBN: 039597934X 9780395979341 9780618333455 0618333452
OCLC Number: 41892078
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 29 cm
Responsibility: James Rumford.
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A biography of the French scholar whose decipherment of the Egyptian hieroglyphic language made the study of ancient Egypt possible.

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